Simple Rails Multi-Tenancy II

I suppose it’s about time I updated my Simple Rails Multi-Tenancy post to use the latest rails 3.1.1. Not much has changed from the 3.0 beta to 3.1.1 in terms of the method I use to achieve multi-tenancy but the code has become a bit cleaner (but the patch required is a bit larger). This […]

Simple Rails Multi-Tenancy

With some recent commits to rails comes the ability to have a default_scope with a lambda that gets evaluated at query time. Combine that with a multi-tenant column scoped database structure (wow, quite the mouthful) and you’ve got an quick and painless way to partition your tenant data without scattering code everywhere.

Playing with FormBuilder

The┬ámethods that come with the standard ActionPack::Helpers::FormBuilder cover most cases of what you need to do but if you need to do something it doesn’t have a method for, things can get a little ugly. In my case I wanted to create a helper for autocompleted fields that all had the same attributes but different […]